Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Service Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Delivery over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Services Delivery
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 55 60
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 62 100 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.21% 2.72% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.31% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 49
Manchester median daily rate £340 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £263
90th Percentile £553 £650 £555
North West median daily rate £388 £400 £408
% change year-on-year -3.13% -1.84% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.75 £15.82 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.20% - -
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +14.71% -36.64% +114.81%

Service Delivery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2259 3025 2537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.68% 82.25% 77.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1838 1441
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £238 £255 £225
90th Percentile £544 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 61
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £15.64 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.09% -2.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.14 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.65 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Service Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -6 2 - - 1
Altrincham - 1 £330 -
Service Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 21 (33.87%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) Service Management
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
3 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 11 (17.74%) Process Improvement
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.52%) IT Governance
4 9 (14.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 9 (14.52%) Resource Allocation
5 8 (12.90%) SLA
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (9.68%) ITSM
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.06%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
9 4 (6.45%) Information Retrieval
9 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.45%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.45%) Life Science
10 3 (4.84%) Legal
10 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
10 3 (4.84%) LAN

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.61%) Moodle
2 1 (1.61%) Sakai
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) IaaS
2 2 (3.23%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) LAN
1 3 (4.84%) WAN
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) Extranet
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) Big Data
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Legal
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) French Language
3 2 (3.23%) German Language
3 2 (3.23%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Local Government
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Service Manager
3 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Services Delivery Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) IT Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Portfolio Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) SAP Security Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) ITIL Service Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Life Science
3 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) NetWare
2 1 (1.61%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) Service Management
3 11 (17.74%) Process Improvement
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 9 (14.52%) IT Governance
4 9 (14.52%) Resource Allocation
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) ITSM
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) Information Retrieval
9 4 (6.45%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.84%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) CCIE
3 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
4 1 (1.61%) CCSP
4 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) HND
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MOS
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.61%) AppSense
5 1 (1.61%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.61%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.61%) F5
5 1 (1.61%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Juniper
5 1 (1.61%) Virgin Media
5 1 (1.61%) Xerox
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